Connect with wildlife and get inspired by nature at the San Francisco Zoo & Gardens - topping the list of best things to do in San Francisco with kids.

Visit San Francisco Zoo & Gardens with your Go San Francisco pass

  • Pay nothing at the gate – simply scan your digital pass
  • General admission to the zoo and gardens
  • Over 2,000 exotic creatures from around the world
  • Your pass gives you access to many more attractions in San Francisco, so don't forget to check them out

Home to more than 2,000 exotic, endangered, and rescued animals from all over the world, you’ll see amphibians, birds, invertebrates, mammals, reptiles, and more. In addition to its animal inhabitants, the zoo features 100 acres of tranquil gardens, with a variety of plants that are native to California and beyond.

Hours of Operation

10AM - 5PM
Last entry an hour before closing time

Know before you go

Getting In: Express Entry. Bypass the ticket booths and proceed directly to the gatehouse to scan your pass and gain admission.

San Francisco Zoo & Gardens

Getting there

San Francisco Zoo & Gardens

US, CA, San Francisco , 94132, 1 Zoo Street


1 Zoo Street
San Francisco , CA 94132
United States